Journal of Orthopaedics Trauma Surgery and Related Research

Journal of Orthopaedics Trauma Surgery and Related Research

An Official Journal of Polish Society of Orthopaedics and Traumatology

e-ISSN: 2449-9145

All submissions of the EM system will be redirected to Online Manuscript Submission System. Authors are requested to submit articles directly to Online Manuscript Submission System of respective journal.

Hip gunshot injury – a case report

Author(s): Krzysztof Wojcik, Roman Nowak, Lukasz Chmielewski

The paper presents a case of a young man with a hip gunshot injury. In spite of lack of important nervous and vessels structures damage, short distance between a gun barrel and skin as well as long intramuscular bullit track, both could be responsible for infection and compartment syndrom development. Characteristic for some gunshot injuries could be a wide disproportion between not extensive external damage and vast internal tissue devastation. Therefore diagnostic and therapeutic algorithm should include standard examination complemented, if necessary, of additional procedures.

+44 7480724769
Indexed in

Scopus Embase/EXPERTA MEDICA Road Directory of Open Access
Scholarly Resources
Publons MIAR GBL Ministry of Science and Higher
Index Copernicus
SCImago Journal & Country Rank
Annals of Medical and Health Sciences Research Journal of Orthopaedics Trauma Surgery and Related Research a publication of Polish Society, is a peer-reviewed online journal with quaterly print on demand compilation of issues published.
Submit your Manuscript

Recommended Conferences